Opened in 1993, Perspectives Charter Schools operates middle and high schools. It is governed by a board of directors. The district s Calumet campus serves more than 250 students in grades seven through nine. Its schools academic curricula include English, history, math, life science and language arts. The district s schools provide a variety of food items, including spaghetti, lasagna, baked potatoes, green beans, mix vegetables, noodles, burgers, and chicken and pasta dishes. Perspectives Charter Schools schools offer opportunities to participate in various sports, such as basketball, football, volleyball, baseball, cross-country, and track and field. Its schools operate art, drama and book clubs and parent councils. The district also publishes a newsletter. Perspectives Charter Schools operates several schools in Chicago.